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Oscar H. Simpson
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1861
Decatur County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1935
Dodge City
Ford County
Kansas, USA

Pioneer dentist. Oscar H. Simpson invented many of the dental tools still in use today, as well as many of his own inovations in the field. Mr. Simpson was also facinated with concrete. An amateur sculpturer, he fashioned death masks and boots and placed them on Boot Hill Cemetery in Dodge City as a joke during a 1932 rotory convention. Many folks began to come from all over to see these "graves", and thus tourism was started here in Dodge. He also made momuments in honor of the Sante Fe Trail travelers (the oxen), Joe Sughrue (an early cowboy and Ford County Sheriff), and Paddy the Bear. 
 
Burial:
Maple Grove Cemetery
Dodge City
Ford County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Allen Bailey: Dodge City...
Record added: Jul 09, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9071787
Oscar H. Simpson
Added by: Allen Bailey: Dodge City Marshal
 
Oscar H. Simpson
Added by: Allen Bailey: Dodge City Marshal
 
Oscar H. Simpson
Added by: Allen Bailey: Dodge City Marshal
 
 
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